Encyclopedia

The Zyxel Encyclopedia help you easily realize the concepts and terminologies of security information. Search in the encyclopedia for application name or categories, you can view the application detail, description, and categories. Using the information to prioritize, throttle, and block certain application(s) to boost productivity and prevent bandwidth abuse.

Latest Version

1.0.0.20201029.0
  • Update Date
    2020-10-28 05:45:20
  • All Application
    3637
  • Added Application
  • Updated Application
  • Categories
    32
Added Application
  • Application
    Category
    Description
  • Connatix
    Audio/Video
    Connatix is a video syndication and monetization platform for publishers. This plugin classifies website traffic.
  • Minute Media
    Web
    Minute Media is a digital media company. This plugin classifies website traffic.
  • UserReport
    Web
    UserReport is an analytics platform. This plugin classifies website traffic.
  • 2Checkout
    Web
    2Checkout (acquired by Verifone) provides global e-commerce, online payments and subscription billing solutions. This plugin classifies website traffic.
Updated Application
  • Application
    Category
    Description
  • Google Mail
    Webmail
    Gmail is the Google webmail service. Note: In Basic-DPI, gmail is sometimes classified as gmail_chat.
  • Post Office Protocol (Version 3)
    Mail
    Post Office Protocol - Version 3 (POP3) allows a workstation to simply and dynamically access a mail stored on a mail server.
  • QQ
    Instant Messaging
    QQ is the most popular free instant messaging computer program in China. Note: In Basic-DPI, Partial classification over https.
  • Facebook
    Web
    Facebook is a social network.
  • Gmail Basic
    Webmail
    Gmail basic is the HTML version of the Google Webmail service. Encrypted traffic is classified as Gmail.
  • Xunlei/Thunder protocol
    Peer to Peer
    Xunlei/Thunder is a Chinese multi-protocol download manager. It uses several DDL websites and P2P protocols to retrieve files. This plug-in only classifies Thunder-specific P2P protocols, and miscellaneous HTTP/HTTPS traffic related to the Xunlei/Thunder application. Downloads made by the application from public HTTP or FTP websites won't be classified as thunder, but as http and ftp_data for most of them. The usage of third party P2P protocols won't be classified as thunder, but as bittorrent or edonkey instead.
  • Tagged.com
    Web
    Tagged is a social networking website, enabling users to connect to relatives, friends, or unknown people.
  • Southwest.com
    Web
    This protocol plug-in classifies the http traffic to the host southwest.com.
  • Xbox Live
    Game
    Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service created and operated by Microsoft Corporation.
  • CafeMom
    Web
    Social network based in New York City targetting mothers.
  • Faceparty.com
    Web
    Faceparty.com is a social network.
  • Yandex.ru
    Web
    Yandex is a Russian search engine.
  • Spotify
    Audio/Video
    Spotify is an application of musical streaming. Note: In Basic-DPI, Partial classification over http.
  • BBC Player
    Audio/Video
    BBC Player is an in-browser live video streaming service.
  • Kugou/Kugoo
    Peer to Peer
    Kugou is a multimedia peer-to-peer application providing file sharing, chat or broadcasting services.
  • Dropbox
    Web
    Dropbox is a free in-the-cloud file storage and synchronization service providing both web and smart application interfaces. Note: any dropbox traffic that is encrypted will be classified as dropbox and not dropbox_upload or dropbox_download.
  • iHeartRADIO
    Audio/Video
    iHeartRadio is an Internet radio service owned by iHeartMedia.
  • Photobucket.com
    Web
    Photo sharing web-service, with advanced editing features, available for desktop and mobile devices.
  • Sky Go (formerly Sky Player)
    Audio/Video
    Sky Go is an online TV service from Sky that allows to watch video content from Mac, Windows PC, most of mobile phones or video game consoles.
  • CNN (Cable News Network)
    Web
    CNN is an international TV network, broadcasting news to the web and to mobile device applications.
  • Comcast
    Web
    Comcast Corporation is an American global mass media conglomerate and is the largest broadcasting and cable television company. This signature also classifies the website access to the Comcast Technology Solutions (incl. thePlatform, etc.).
  • Groupon
    Web
    Groupon is a e-commerce marketplace platform.
  • Hardsextube.com
    Web
    hardsextube.com is a adult videos website.
  • LaRedoute.fr
    Web
    La Redoute is a French multi-channel retailer founded by Joseph Pollet in 1837. This protocol plug-in classifies the website traffic.
  • LeTV.com
    Web
    letv.com is a chinese online video portal.
  • NBA.com
    Web
    News website dedicated to the NBA, featuring video clips. Note: In Basic-DPI, No BMFF classification over nba.
  • Redtube
    Web
    Redtube is a popular adult video streaming website.
  • Sky
    Audio/Video
    Sky is a British media and telecommunications conglomerate. This protocol plug-in classifies the access to the website.
  • Spiegel.de
    Web
    This protocol plug-in classifies the traffic to spiegel.de.
  • Xbox
    Web
    This protocol plug-in classifies generic traffic to the Xbox web portal.
  • Games.co.id
    Web
    games.co.id is a video games platform.
  • LionAir.co.id
    Web
    Lion Air is an Indonesian low-cost airline founded in 1999 based in Jakarta, Indonesia.
  • Zol.com.cn
    Web
    zol.com.cn is an IT professional website.
  • Taiwanlottery.com.tw
    Web
    Taiwan lottery website.
  • ESPN.go.com
    Web
    American news website/resources about sports.
  • 51.com
    Web
    Provide social networking applications ( http://www.51.com ), IM, music, photo albums.
  • Xbox Live Marketplace
    Game
    Xbox Live Marketplace is a service where users can purchase and download games and multimedia.
  • BootyTape Bittorrent tracker
    Web
    Bittorrent tracker search engine
  • Kapook.com
    Web
    Thailandese web portal
  • BBC
    Web
    The BBC Homepage providing News and Broadcast.
  • ESPNCricinfo.com
    Web
    International cricket news, live scores, photos, columns and player profiles.
  • Indiatimes
    Web
    Indiatimes is one of the most popular Internet and mobile value-added services web portal in India.
  • AliExpress.com
    Web
    Chinese ecommerce website
  • Sahafah
    Web
    Yemeni news portal
  • Palweather
    Web
    Palestinian meteorological portal
  • Xl
    Web
    Portugese multi-sites and portal
  • Oracle
    Web
    Oracle Corporation is multinational computer technology corporation. The company specializes in developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products, particularly its own brands of database management systems.
  • Ammonnews
    Web
    Jordanian news portal.
  • Adobe
    Web
    Adobe Systems is a computer software company. It develops graphic designer software and Andio and Video editing and visual effects. This plug-in classifies traffic to the website.
  • Facebook Messenger
    Instant Messaging
    Facebook Messenger is a text and voice messaging application for mobile devices, and also a web application for desktop or mobile web browsers. Facebook Messenger provides both text chat and audio/video communication. On mobile devices, this plug-in classifies Audio flows, Video flows, as well as Text Chat-related flows. On the web application, when running Internet Explorer, this plug-in only classifies the browsing and chat flows. On all platforms, photos and file transfers are classified as facebook. This plugin also classifies the Lasso application.
  • AppsFlyer
    Web
    AppsFlyer provides measurement and tracking services for mobile platform application developers.
  • R10
    Forum
    Turkish forum on multiple subjects.
  • Weather4all
    Web
    Macedonian weather forecast website.
  • 4CHAN
    Web
    4chan is an image-based bulletin board where people can share and comment on images.
  • AAJTAK
    Web
    AAJTAK is a popular site in India used for streaming videos.
  • Alaraby
    Web
    Quatari news portal.
  • Google Calendar
    Web
    Google Calendar is a Google free online calendar.
  • Bizographics
    Web
    bizographics.com is a domain used by Bizo which is an advertising company that is part of a network of sites, cookies, and other technologies used to track you, what you do and what you click on, as you go from site to site, surfing the Web.
  • NBC
    Web
    NBC is an american TV network.
  • QINIU
    Web
    Shanghai Qiniu Information Technologies Co., Ltd. provides Internet data storage services.
  • WAPA-TV
    Web
    Multimedia web portal of the WAPA-TV television station located in Puerto Rico.
  • Zahraa
    Web
    Global news website from Mauritania.
  • Ratopati
    Web
    Politics, National and international issues, sports, entertainment and other news from Nepal.
  • Javedch
    Web
    News web portal in Bahrain.
  • Yasour
    Web
    Generic content and entertainment website in Lebanon.
  • Nintendo
    Web
    Japanese multinational video game company.
  • Freedom Newspaper
    Web
    Online newspaper portal popular in Gambia.
  • Loop PNG
    Web
    Main news and entertainment web portal in Papua New Guinea.
  • Yandex Music
    Audio/Video
    Yandex Music is a music and radio streaming web service by Yandex. Most of the traffic is classified as yandex only.
  • T-Mobile
    Web
    T-Mobile is a global mobile phone operator. This plugin classifies traffic on T-Mobile homepage website.
  • Speedcheck Internet Speed Test
    Web
    Speedcheck tests the speed of internet connections and adds your results to SpeedSpot's WiFi speed database.
  • Kahoot!
    Web
    Kahoot! is a free game-based learning platform.
  • Clash Royale
    Game
    Clash Royale is an online mobile game by Supercell.
  • 9GAG
    Web
    9gag is a humorous website or application based on the sharing of images and videos.
  • Alibaba Cloud
    Web
    Alibaba Cloud, also known as Aliyun, is a Chinese cloud computing company, a subsidiary of Alibaba Group.
  • DAZN
    Audio/Video
    DAZN is a video streaming service for sports.
  • Yolo
    Web
    Yolo is an application to send questions and answers to Snapchat users. Currently only available on iOS.
  • Wistia
    Web
    Wistia provides video-hosting services for businesses, including adding videos to the web, tracking performance and building audiences. This plugin classifies website traffic.
  • JWPLAYER
    Web
    JWPLAYER is a video-hosting and a video management platform.
  • Wibu Codemeter
    Application Service
    Wibu Codemeter is a license server (Software Asset Management). This plugins classifies this product as used in FactoryTalk Activation Manager.
  • Acronis
    Web
    This plugin classifies flows related to Acronis products.
  • Microsoft Dynamics
    ERP
    Microsoft Dynamics is the enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) platform. This plugin classifies Cloud version of Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Pluto TV
    Audio/Video
    Pluto Tv is an Internet television platform. Not yet available in all countries.
  • Tubi TV
    Audio/Video
    Tubi TV is a video streaming platform owned by adRise.
Categories
  • Category
    Description
  • Antivirus
    Antivirus update
  • Application Service
    Background service
  • Audio/Video
    Application/Protocol used to transport audio or video content
  • Authentication
    Protocol used for authentification purposes
  • Behavioral
    Protocol classified by non-deterministic criteria based on statistical analysis of packet form and session behavior.
  • Compression
    Compression layers
  • Database
    Protocol used for database remote queries
  • Encrypted
    Encryption protocol
  • ERP
    Enterprise Resource Planning application
  • File Server
    File transfer protocol
  • File Transfer
    Protocol used for user-to-user file transfers via Instant-Messaging applications.
  • Forum
    Web forum
  • Game
    Gaming protocol
  • Instant Messaging
    Instant messaging application
  • Mail
    Email exchange protocol
  • Microsoft Office
    Microsoft office sub-protocol
  • Middleware
    Platform protocol for remote procedure calls
  • Network Management
    Protocol used for IT management
  • Network Service
    Low level network protocol
  • Peer to Peer
    Peer to peer application
  • Printer
    Printer commmunication protocol
  • Routing
    Network routing protocol
  • Security Service
    Workstation security application
  • Standard
    Basic layers defined by Qosmos
  • Telephony
    Telephony core network protocol
  • Terminal
    Remote terminal protocol
  • Thin Client
    Remote control protocol
  • Tunneling
    Tunneling protocol
  • Wap
    Mobile specific transport protocol
  • Web
    Generic web traffic
  • Webmail
    Web email application
  • Custom
    Custom Family